Tag archives for Entrepreneurs

Famous Entrepreneurs – How They Started out

If there is one thing that strikes a chord with any fledgling entrepreneur, it is hearing how the most successful and famous entrepreneurs started out. Hearing about the early struggles, be they financial or otherwise; hearing about how they fought against the odds and managed to turn their lives around can be truly inspirational. So […]

Disabled activist, entrepreneur receives national award from Muscular Dystrophy Association

By Prue Salasky | November 7, 2010 Thomas Arrington III runs a green energy company, advocates for the disabled, and is the primary caretaker for his 3-year-old son Chase. “Use your quiet voice,” he exhorts his youngest son, while juggling a business call on his Blackberry and maneuvering a power wheelchair around the kitchen of […]

Disability is No Obstacle to Success

By Chris Holland, Telegraph & Argus, UK An interview tomorrow could decide whether a Bradford-based immigration advisers clinches a Tweet

Trabasack Entrepreneur Shortlisted for Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK 2010

Inventor mum, and entrepreneur, Clare Edwards, is excited to have reached the final 10 of the Stelios Award. Stelios Haji-Ioannou, the serial entrepreneur best known for founding easyJet, presents the winning business with a Tweet

Aligning Disability With the Bottom Line-GNED’s World Premier Coming Soon!!!

We are pleased to share the news with you of our invitation to present a Plenary session for the upcoming US Business Leadership Conference in Chicago on September 21, 2010! The topic is “Global Opportunities for Entrepreneurs with Disabilities’, and represents an early public recognition on the exciting potential of people with disabilities helping themselves […]

Community and Connection Are Critical for Business Success

A successful entrepreneur knows how important it is to continually nurture and create connections, that includes prospective customers who will buy your product or service and other connections: peers to talk things over with; professional advisors like your accountant or web designer; mentors who have succeeded in your industry. As entrepreneurs with disability we face […]

Global contacts: Overwhelming response!

Please allow me to share a sampling of emails of introduction and the beginning of exploring ways to build linkages between and among our groups. What follows in this post is the phenomenal work being done in other parts of the world- both entrepreneurial and innovative- in advocating better employment and life options for people […]

Global Network for Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Blog!

What brings you to this site and how can we build a truly inclusive global community together? Rob Crawford Our hope and aim is to create something new bringing together not just people with disability, but all who believe they have something to share & contribute to making a difference in helping others to make […]

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